Welcoming Indianapolis Steering Committee

Currently, we have Welcoming Indianapolis initiatives in the Near WestSouthportNora, and Lafayette Square areas. If you live in these areas and are interested in joining a Welcoming Committee, contact Welcoming Indianapolis at (317) 223-0933. 

  • Teresa Baer, Indiana Historical Society
  • Jodi Banton, Caribbean Association of Indiana
  • Roscoe R. Brown Jr., Indianapolis Public Transportation Corporation
  • Molly Deuberry Craft, The Greater Indianapolis Progress Committee
  • Morella Dominguez, Shalom Health Center
  • Marco Dominguez, Financial Center Federal Credit Union & WTHR Spanish Webcast Producer/Anchor
  • Marlene Dotson, Indiana Latino Institute, Inc.
  • Marianna K. Foulkrod, University of Indianapolis
  • Terri Garner, Eskenazi Health Services
  • Jane Gehlhausen, Office of Greg Ballard-City of Indianapolis
  • Fiorella (Fio) Gambetta,  Gibson, PNC Bank
  • Cindy Gil, IUPUI
  • Tedd Grain, Local Initiatives Support Corporation (LISC)
  • V. Rev. Nabil L. Hanna, St. George Orthodox Christian Church
  • Jesse Kharbanda, Hoosier Environmental Council (HEC)
  • Vicky Ko,
  • Paul Liu, Cummins, Inc.
  • Kathleen Maher, 
  • John McShane, Peace Learning Center
  • Carleen Miller, Exodus Refugee Immigration Inc.
  • Toby Miller, GIPC, Race & Cultural Relations Leadership Network
  • Jessica Moore, Indianapolis Public Library
  • Kathy Souchet-Moura, Office of Congressman
  • Khaula Murtadha, Ph.D, IUPUI Community Learning Network
  • George Okantey, Purdue Extension Service, Marion County
  • Lun Kham Pieper, Deputy Prosecuting Attorney
  • Al Polin, Indiana State Fair
  • Rod Reid, RLR Associates, Inc.
  • Rev. Samuel Ruiz, Emmaus Lutheran Church
  • Frances Chen Russell, Chinese-American Association
  • Cónsul Jorge Sánchez Cataño, Mexican Consulate’s Office
  • Heidi Smith, Catholic Charities Indianapolis Refugee Program
  • Ralph Taylor
  • Charlie Wiles, Center for Interfaith Cooperation